Block Party Birthday Party Brings Thousands to Tisbury
Will Sennott
An estimated 5,000 to 6,000 people strolled downtown Vineyard Haven on Monday night, from the Mansion House to the Green Room, browsing street-side stalls for the annual Tisbury Street Fair.
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Crowds Flock to Tisbury for Birthday Block Party
Katherine Gianni
Thousands flocked to Main street in Vineyard Haven on Sunday night to celebrate the town's birthday at the Tisbury Street Fair.
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Tisbury Birthday Block Party Celebrates Summer
Chloe Reichel
The Tisbury Street Fair began in 1971 to commemorate the town’s third centennial. The annual event is a place for Islanders and visitors to mix and mingle.
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Tisbury Street Fair Is Blockbuster Party
Vivian Ewing
The Tisbury Street Fair takes place this Saturday, July 8, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The popular event the celebrates the town's founding in 1671.
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Tisbury Street Fair Will Celebrate Founder Cora Medeiros
Heather Hamacek
This year's Tisbury Street Fair has been proclaimed Cora Medeiros Day after the fair’s founding mother and longtime selectman who died in May. The fair begins at 6:30 p.m. tonight.
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When the Block Party Is a Birthday Party
Alex Floyd
The Tisbury Street Fair is an annual event celebrating the town’s founding. This year Tisbury turned 344. Since the fair’s origins in 1971 to celebrate the town’s third centennial, the event has always been a time for everyone on the Island to come together for food, music and fun following the holiday festivities of the Fourth of July.
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Tisbury Birthday Bash Fills the Street
Colette Lathan

Tisbury’s 343rd birthday party was a hit for all those invited, and that included the whole Island.

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Tisbury Throws Itself a Birthday Bash With Street Fair

Tisbury is throwing itself a birthday party and everyone is invited. The annual street fair, featuring face painting, a dunking booth, vendor displays and plenty of food, will take place tonight from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Established in 1971 to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the town of Tisbury, the fair is now in its 42nd year and regularly draws a crowd of thousands.

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Tisbury Street Fair Plays Host to Crowds in Search of Fun on a Festive Midway
Joshua Sabatini
By 4:30 p.m. Sunday, the cars that usually line Main street and Union street in Vineyard Haven were gone. One hundred and twenty-five booths lined the two streets instead, and by 6:30 p.m., with the official start of the Tisbury Street Fair, waves of people filled downtown.

Entering the street fair from any direction revealed a scene of excitement and smiles.

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Tisbury Street Fair Draws Thousands

Tisbury Street Fair Draws Thousands

Festivities Celebrate All Things Vineyard in July Highlight


A stroller entering the 31st annual Tisbury Street Fair was overwhelmed from every direction by the sounds of music, the wafting scents of foods - from raw oysters to crispy fried chicken - and the sights of wares pushed by shop owners, educational displays, glow sticks, balloons and painted faces.

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